OPI Nail Polish

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

I've lost 47 lbs now and when I hit the 50 lb mark I would like to reward myself with some nice OPI nail polish. I usually buy the cheap stuff, so this is why it's a reward for me. Does anyone recommend any colors that you like? The only color I own is called "I'm not really a waitress" and I LOVE it!
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    you go girl............ emoticon
    3453 days ago
    Did you buy the perfect shade for yourself?
    3453 days ago
    Hey girl, you are SOOOO close! Nothing perks a girl up moremthan pretty toes and fingernails! I love OPI My Chiwawa Bites! Take a picture when you get your new color!
    3505 days ago
    you must really be in a horrible place financially to need to use nail polish as a reward....and FYI just so everyone else knows OPI nailpolish is made by the same people in the same place where the nail polish 5 Below sells...and theirs are 3 for 5 bucks and are very large
    3516 days ago
  • no profile photo CD10263499
    my auntie loves chianti...
    3516 days ago
  • BUSYMOM911
    My favorite nail polish for this summer is a China Glaze, PEACHY KEEN, which I wear on my toenails. I've gotten two GLEE nailpolishes by OPI: Slushied which is a turquoise & Mash-up, a light purply silver.

    OPI came out with a pastel sampler for $12.50 for Pirates of the Caribbean: Skull & Glossbones, Planks A Lot (pink), Sparrow Me the Drama (lavender), & Strange Tides, which work really well with OPI's Black or Silver Shatter. I love the shatter! If you haven't tried it, you should.

    I buy my OPI from Ulta. They frequently have a flyer in the Sunday newpapers, and they either have buy 2 get one sale, or a coupon like $3.50 off of $10 purchase, so I haven't paid full price for any of them.

    I second the comment that suggests getting a manicure. The salons usually use OPI, and you can get pampered & try out colors at the same time.

    Fifty pounds is terrific !!! emoticon emoticon
    3521 days ago
    I am so impressed with your weight loss. I know that you say your reward is new nail polish, but I am betting that being 50 pounds lighter is the best reward! Congratulations. That is no small achievement. I know how hard it is and what a struggle to lose the weight. Good for you!
    3522 days ago
  • GODDESS181
    Congrats on your weight loss! You deserve a reward. I love this idea and may just have to borrow it! I don't buy OPI, as a nail polish impulse buyer they don't carry it in the drug store or grocery store. I love the names and recall yours. Let us know what you decide! You may hear from me with my first OPI polish soon.
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    3522 days ago
  • no profile photo CD10378117
    Congrats on the weight loss so far and I love the idea of rewarding yourself with nail polish. I am a nail polish freak myself (I have over 100 bottles right now). OPI is a great brand. The two colors that I would recommend are "Tickle My France-y" which is a beautiful pinky-neutral color and "You Don't Know Jacques" which is a dark taupey-brown color. I think those two are must haves. Congrats again!!
    3522 days ago
    I never buy nice nail polish, either... in fact I don't think I've bought nail polish AT ALL in a couple years ha ha. I did get a pedicure on Sunday, though!
    3522 days ago
    have you tried qvc? certainly in the uk they have collections at reduced rates and then you get the 30 day moneyback guarantee...who else will change nail polish?!!!
    great job on the weight los too!
    3522 days ago
    Congrats on your progress!

    I love "princess pink" I think it's called. I'm wearing it now. It's a sheer sparkly pink so it's great on it's own or over another color (like on my toes).

    If you go to a beauty store they will have 100+ colors to choose from. Enjoy!
    3522 days ago
  • DR1939
    They change their colors frequently. Once you find a color you like you can buy several bottles from websites such as Drugstore.com. They do make a good quality polish in lots of yummy colors. Why not treat yourself to a manicure at a professional manicurist. They have a large selection of colors to choose from. Then you can order the color on line to use at home. 50 pounds lost deserves a celebration. Actually, 47 is emoticon
    3522 days ago
    Congratulations on your progress!
    I love the name of the color "I'm not really a waitress."

    Have a wonderful day!
    3522 days ago
    I did find that on the site and the one color I do own looked a complete different color on the website so I was skeptical. Thanks for the advice though!
    3522 days ago
  • no profile photo CD8771205
    They have a fum website where you can preview each of their colors !Here's the link :

    >They also have a collection by Katy Perry that I love that has a "shattered" effect when you wear the color over another color ! I like really "out there " colors like blues, black, hot pink and glitter myself.Play around at the site and you will surely find something you'll love !Happy nail polish hunting and awesome job on the weight loss !!!
    3522 days ago
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